Andiron

Andiron

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Description
Andiron or billet bar made of a single piece of wrought iron split and bent at the ends to form two pairs of splayed legs. One of a pair, DL*61.0120A-B.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
andiron
Object Type
andirons
date made
18th century
place made
United States: West Virginia
place used
United States: West Virginia
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 4 1/4 in x 16 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 10.795 cm x 42.8625 cm
ID Number
DL.61.0120A
catalog number
61.0120A
accession number
88149
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Walter Hough
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Domestic Furnishings
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National Museum of American History
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